Only three horses dared to compete against Spectacular Bid in the San Fernando Stakes on Saturday, January 19, 1980. However, it had rained all week, and trainer Bud Delp considered scratching Bid if the rains continued. But the track was in good condition when race time came around.
At Keystone Racetrack in Philadelphia on November 11, 1978, Spectacular Bid wrapped up an outstanding two-year-old season with a dominating victory in the Heritage Stakes. Continue Reading →